Students have opportunity to earn scholarship during Bank Day

On March 20, Virginia high school seniors will spend the day shadowing bankers at Bank of Botetourt as part of Bank Day, a statewide...

Program on Mountains of Botetourt at Backyard Botetourt Feb. 26

Mountains of Botetourt is the title of the program that will presented at the Monday, Feb. 26 Backyard Botetourt. The program begins at 7...

Sheriff’s Office warns of scams using local phone numbers; offers suggestions for dealing with...

The Botetourt County Sheriff’s Office is receiving calls about possible scams from local telephone numbers, and would like to remind residents of unscrupulous scam...

Arrests

The Botetourt County Sheriff’s Office has reported the following arrests:Deana W. Collins, 47, of Eagle Rock, petit larceny, obtaining money by false pretense,...

Fincastle Pokemon Gym begins 2018 with a membership drive

The Fincastle Pokemon Gym is entering its eighth year of weekly meetings, tournaments and other events involving both the Pokemon trading card game and...

Bank of Botetourt promotes Bishop, Stevens, Ponton, Peay

Bank of Botetourt has announced the following promotions:Jason M. Bishop has been promoted to Vice President, Human Resources Officer. Bishop has been with the...

VHDA/USDA Pilot Loan Program helps rural home buyers purchase existing manufactured homes

The Virginia Housing Development Authority (VDHA) recently partnered with a federal agency to pilot a new home loan program in Virginia that helps low-...

9 Troop 333 Scouts, leaders earn SCENE award for scuba diving

Boy Scout Troop 333 in Fincastle presented the International SCENE award to nine Scouts at the troop's end of year Court of Honor last...

Eagle Rock volunteers recognized with Medals of Valor and Medal of Heroism

Botetourt Fire and EMS Department Battalion Chief Jason Ferguson and Battalion Chief Brandon Golla presented two Medals of Valor and a Medal of Heroism ...

Bushong recognized with Henegar Jr. Acts of Kindness Community Award

Jim Bushong of Daleville was recognized with the Richard Henegar Jr. Acts of Kindness Community Award during halftime of the Lord Botetourt/James River High...

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